In addition, the large number of patients made it possible to evaluate cabergoline in different subgroups of patients and to draw conclusions regarding predicted effects of therapy for specific patients.
Overall, the rates of recurrence are lower for cabergoline compared to bromocriptine.
After a normal serum prolactin level has been maintained for 6 months, Cabergoline may be discontinued, with periodic monitoring of the serum prolactin level to determine whether or when treatment with Cabergoline should be reinstituted.
This product may contain inactive ingredients, which can cause allergic reactions or other problems. Physicians should use the lowest effective dose of DOSTINEX for the treatment of hyperprolactinemic disorders and should periodically reassess the need for continuing therapy with DOSTINEX. View the formulary and any restrictions for each plan. It is unknown if this medication passes into breast milk. Rare cases of retroperitoneal fibrosis reported.
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Ask your doctor before use if you are taking the following medications:
This drug can cause changes in the way your body functions.
You may be advised to check your blood sugar levels before you travel and to have a snack with you on long journeys.
However, this medication should not be used during pregnancy unless the benefits outweigh the risks.
Talk to your doctor before consuming alcoholic beverages while using this medication.
Talk to your doctor about the risks and benefits of using this drug while breastfeeding your child.
In addition, cabergoline, a dopamine agonist, can diminish the effectiveness of dopamine antagonists such as the antipsychotics. Talk with your doctor if you believe you have any intense or unusual urges while taking cabergoline. If you feel you have experienced an allergic reaction, stop using this medicine and inform your doctor or pharmacist immediately.